MTS-Ukraine intends to capture fixed connection

The UMC mobile operator (TM “MTS-Ukraine”) intends to enter the market of fixed telephony. It was announced by MTS President Mikhail Shamolin. According to Mr.M.Shamolin, the company is interested in Ukraine to build a business of the fixed Internet access….

Phone Ukraine: New way of dialing

Phone Ukraine: New way of dialing Since October 14, 2009, Ukraine has changed the order of dialing for long-distance, international and mobile numbers, as the press service of the State Administration for Communication informed. Meanwhile, only prefixes for intercity and…

Beeline to launch Network Control Center

Beeline to launch Network Control Center VympelCom Group in Ukraine (TM Beeline) combines the functions of control, management and monitoring of the network infrastructure of its mobile and fixed business in a universal network management center (UNMC). By opening the…

FOCUS: Ukrainian Mobile Market Boom May Soon End

Ukraine’s mobile market continued to boom in the first half of this year, though the mobile subscriber base is unlikely to double as it did in 2005, analysts said. Mobile operators are trying to attract customers who spend less, as well as people who want to use several SIM cards. Ukraine?s market may reach 100% SIM-card penetration in 2007 as a result but the ARPU is likely to fall. The boom is coming to and end, analysts said.